Lakeshore Residence

This shingle-style home enjoys northerly views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views is in response to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining and large family room. Each has its own terrace to provide complementary outdoor space. Exterior terraces are made of antique granite “planks” salvaged from flooded villages behind China’s Three Gorges Dam, also the source of the driveway cobbles. An earth sheltered guest house, clad in stone, doubles as a pool cabana in summer months. The three-car garage is designed to support half-court basketball with a sport court floor and glass backboard.
Conard Romano Architects
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This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Porch” — home
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks2,575
Questions4
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Hanging light fixtures” — sandybenn
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks1,227
Questions3
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Study Room” — aaswant
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks2,204
Questions2
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Timeless Elegance!” — jwynell
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks3,333
Questions3
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Reading nooks” — coltschic1973
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks996
Questions3
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“Wall color” — eic422
Conard Romano Architects
Ideabooks8,292
Questions13
This shingle-style home enjoys views up Lake Washington and into Meydenbauer Bay. In response to the sloping, north facing site, the house is elongated east to west to allow south light to penetrate the rooms on the north side. Its three main volumes, each oriented to optimize views and respond to the sloping site, house a library, formal living and dining, and large family r...More
“boudoir table” — earonov
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